George Ayre ploughing Ashwell, Dolton, March 1976
Felling elms Down Farm, Dolton, September 1975
Red Devon cow Narracott, Hollocombe, September 1981
Weedy the Clown at a children's party Village Hall, Dolton, February 1979
Hand sowing seeds Little Torrington near, 17 August 1974
Bill Smale with his prize-winning onions St Giles in the Wood, 26 October 1974
Cavalier dressing as a Womble, Gymkhana Cross House, Torrington, 22 May 1977
Dr Paul Bangay talking to an elderly... Torrington Cottage..., June 1981
The Revd. “Bill” Smyth collecting money... Roborough Church, June 1982
The Friend family burning rubbish in the... Dolton Church, December 1983
Image of James Ravilious
by Alan Winn.
WELCOME. Towards the end of the last century, James Ravilious created an "endless tapestry" of life in rural north Devon. This site holds digital scans of the 1,700 negatives which he regarded as his finest work.
High quality prints of the images on this website can be purchased online, please see individual images for details.
The photographs on this site are protected by copyright law